----------------------------Grassroots Review, your link to empowering children and youth worldwide
Grassroots Review, your link to empowering children and youth worldwide.
Creating safe spaces for Ukrainian children
Shortly after Russia invaded Ukraine, Informal Education Center “Diversity” opened a youth center for Ukrainian children seeking refuge in neighboring Moldova. With the help of an emergency grant from GFC, the organization is providing art therapy and other types of psychological support to children and teens impacted by the war. Read more about how this GFC partner is supporting Ukrainian children and their parents.
Meet our PEAK partners
We’re excited to announce the local partners in our new Partnership to Educate All Kids (PEAK) initiative, supported by the LEGO Foundation! This initiative supports community-based organizations that are helping children who have experienced pandemic-related education disruptions access and thrive in learning environments that prepare them for future success. Meet our PEAK partners and learn more about the initiative.
Supporting young changemakers
GFC Senior Partnerships Manager Kieran Lewis recently sat down with Khalid Ahmad Tamu, a Spark Fund panelist based in Sierra Leone, to talk about Khalid’s experience with the Spark Fund. This initiative, which invests in youth-led and youth-focused groups, empowered Khalid and the other panelists to design and lead the grantmaking process in their region. Find out what Khalid had to say about the Spark Fund and the importance of supporting young changemakers.
GFC does not support local offices or affiliates of international organizations, or efforts to support or oppose candidates for public office. We do not support evangelism or proselytizing, or programs that require adherence to or conversion to religious doctrine; organizations that discriminate on the basis of race, ethnicity, religion, gender, gender identity, disability, or sexual orientation; or groups that support violent activities or violate criminal law.
Global Fund for Children (GFC) UK Trust, created in 2006, is a UK registered charity (UK charity number 1119544). We work to generate vital income, create new fundraising opportunities, and raise awareness of the invaluable work of GFC’s grassroots grantees. Our aim is to extend the reach of GFC in the United Kingdom, Europe, and beyond.